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Cellphone providers take steps to deter thefts

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Major cellphone providers have agreed to prevent stolen devices from being reactivated in their networks, fueling hope among law enforcement officers that the move will slow the surge in thefts of wireless devices. The anti-theft effort includes the introduction of databases meant to block stolen phones from being used on domestic networks, though some police chiefs believe the...

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